DATE OF BIRTH : 20th October 1967
BORN : Middlesborough
FAMILY : Parents, Norma and Freddie. Twin sister, Laura. An older sister, Debbie and brother, Malcolm.
PREVIOUS RELATIONSHIPS : Used to date actor Neil Morrissey.
STUDIED : Billingham Technical College and did an arts foundation course that incorporated A Level Theatre Studies. She went on to join the National Youth Theatre at 18.
ON CHARACTER SELENA : ‘Selena’s a minx! She knows Harry’s married with kids but she doesn’t care. Their flirting provides some light relief in her first episode, while dramatic events are taking place elsewhere.’
ON LIFE : ‘I’m a great believer in fate and what’s meant for you won’t pass you by’.
FAVE FOOD : Sunday Roast.
IDOLS : Jazz legend Ella Fitzgerald.
TELEVISION CREDITS : Men Behaving Badley; Boon; Frankenstein’s Baby; Crocodile Shoes; Goodnight Sweetheart; Barbara; Border Café; Staying Up; The Secret; Casualty; Vera
FILM CREDITS : Out of Order; The Damned United
THEATRE CREDITS : Absurd Person Singular; On Golden Pond
MUSIC : Liz released an album ‘Goodnight Sweetheart’ in 1999. She also featured in the ‘Border Cafe’ album released in 2000.
AGENT : Curtis Brown Group Ltd, Haymarket House, 5th Floor, 28-29 Haymarket, London SW1Y 4SP.
DID YOU KNOW?
* Liz believes in the positive powers of crystals and alternative therapies.
* In 2003, Liz was made Patron of the Holistic Cancer Care Centre in Middlesbrough, following her twin sister’s breast cancer diagnosis.
holby.tv : Liz Carling S19 Interview